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New York Drag Queen Linda Simpson Returns to the Stage That Set the Stage for RuPaul : NPR


Linda Simpson performed and chronicled the drag scene in the 80s and 90s, taking some 5,000 photos of performers. She calls Tennessee’s anti-drag legislation “ridiculous.”



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